Sufis: Mystics in Islam

SAME AS MEIS-UA 863.

Readings in the Sufi poets in translation and reflections of their influence in Persian literature and the European tradition. Sufism as one of the primary manifestations of the Islamic spirit in Iran. The effect of Sufism (the hidden path that leads from the individual to God) on the shape of Islam, on the spirit of Persian literature and art, and on Western religious sensibilities.

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Fall 2021

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Ismail Fajrie Alatas
M: 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM 194M 210